Environment Artist
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Epic Games

5,001-10,000 employees

Video game developer (makers of Fortnight)
Company Overview
Epic is a leading interactive entertainment company and provider of 3D engine technology. Epic operates Fortnite, one of the world’s largest games with over 350 million accounts. Epic also develops Unreal Engine, which powers the world’s leading games and is also adopted across industries such as film and television, architecture, automotive, manufacturing, and simulation. Through Unreal Engine, Epic Games Store, and Epic Online Services, Epic provides an end-to-end digital ecosystem for developers and creators to build, distribute, and operate games and other content.
Industrial & Manufacturing
Consumer Software
Real Estate
Education
Gaming

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

$16.9B

Founded

1991

Headquarters

Cary, North Carolina

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

-8%

1 year growth

0%

2 year growth

35%
Locations
Morrisville, NC, USA
Experience Level
Entry
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Expert
CategoriesNew
Art, Graphics & Animation
Requirements
  • Strong understanding of Environment art for games, architecture, integration of natural and manmade environments, innovative and grounded based ideation to create environments that feel fresh and have mass appeal
  • Experience working with designers around core game loops
  • Desire to grow your leadership skills
  • Experience shipping Games on multiple platforms, including mobile
  • Deep understanding of performance and optimization trade-offs for best quality, smart approach to maximizing asset reuse, as well as deep knowledge of technical art creation
  • Strong understanding of art fundamentals, lighting, composition, multiple art styles, anatomy, appeal
  • Experience as a Lead overseeing an entire development team, including providing effective feedback for outsourcing and contractors
  • Strong collaborative nature to partner with Senior Art Director and Discipline leads
  • Core understanding of what makes for an engaging player experience
  • You're user-focused, passionate, solutions-focused, and innovative. These traits equal success at Epic and influence everything we do
Responsibilities
  • Be highly creative - imagine and help drive the Environment Art vision forward
  • Work with Discipline Leads and Outsource partners to keep progress going forward and facilitate engaging player experiences
  • Lead the development for a group of Art Leads, collaborating with them to identify great ideas and steer them through the content development pipeline
  • Understand the high level goals of Environment direction; help guide implementation
  • Assist the Art Director with rounds of feedback to streamline work process across all disciplines
  • Ensure the core narrative goals and visual pillars of the game are being achieved
  • Represent the Art Director when necessary in meetings and discussions